Woman killed in Interlachen, deputies searching for 'person of interest'

Joseph McKee/Putnam County Sheriff's Office.

Putnam County Sheriff's detectives are investigating the death of a woman found dead at a home in Interlachen early this morning.

Deputies say they responded to 135 Sand Lake Road at 3:40 a.m. and found a 38-year-old woman dead in front of the home.

UPDATE: McKee caught in Jacksonville.

Deputies have identified 38-year-old Joseph McKee as a "person of interest" in the case. They say McKee is believed to be driving a red, 1990 Nissan truck with "Strictly Business" written across the front windshield, the name "John" written on the passenger window and a Confederate flag on the roof or hood. The vehicle has a Florida tag: KDCM37.

Deputies say McKee may be armed and should not be approached.

Anyone who sees the truck or McKee is asked to call 911 or the sheriff's office at (386) 329-0800.

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